Summer Flute Institute (NEW!)

This two-day intensive explores all things flute, offering varied workshops on topics from improvisation to auxiliary instruments (piccolo, alto, and bass flute); solo repertoire with BMS faculty, flute ensemble rehearsals with a final performance; and guest master classes with renowned flutist Keith Underwood. The Institute is open to intermediate and advanced flutists ages 10 to adult who have at least two years of private study.

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Application Instructions:
All students wishing to attend the Institute must submit an application.

Click here to fill out the application.

Flutists will be assigned to the ensemble appropriate for their age and level of experience.

All applicants will be notified of their status within 3 business days of submission.

*Auditions for the Keith Underwood masterclasses have closed and all performance spots have been filled. All Institute participants should plan to attend the master classes as part of the overall Institute curriculum.

Day Time Length Session Age Dates Rate
W-Th 8/22, 1:00pm-8:00pm | 8/23, 1:00pm-5:00pm n/a n/a 10+ 8/22-8/23 $250

August 22 Master Class-Only Audit Fee: Current BMS Students - $10 | Non-BMS Students - $15


Fees & Aid

  • No registration fee is charged for summer study

BMS is committed to removing any financial barriers. Tuition assistance is available.

Tuition Assistance


Do you have any questions about this class?
Call 617-277-4593 or email


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Summer at Brookline Music School

Summer is a great time to delve deeper in to musical study, or begin exploring a musical instrument. During the summer, scheduling for private lessons and chamber music ensembles is flexible. Additionally, many of our programs offer multiple sessions and options for full-day or half-day making it easy to find a class that fits your schedule.

Brookline Music School is located right off of Route 9 on Kennard Road in Brookline. Most of our summer programs take place at the Kennard House, which is easily accessible by car, public transportation, bike, or by foot.